For almost 50 years, Milliken has been committed to improving the quality of education through technology advancements across our company. With the design of advanced athletic safety gear (Tegris®), safer playground equipment, comfortable school uniforms (VisaEndurance®), and durable floor coverings for schools across the Americas, together, we believe that the best in education performance is yet to come.
Milliken Floor Covering is part of Milliken & Company, one of the largest privately held companies in the world. Milliken is an innovation company that has been exploring, discovering, and creating ways to enhance people’s lives since 1865. Our community of innovators has developed one of the larger collections of United States patents held by a private U.S. company.
With expertise across a breadth of disciplines including specialty chemicals, floor covering, and performance materials, we work around the world, to add true value to people’s lives, improve health and safety, and help make this world more sustainable.
The innovations created by Milliken empower our daily activities and can be found in a variety of places; from Crayola® Washable Markers and duct tape to more efficient wind-energy turbines and protecting drivers of NASCAR® vehicles.
Milliken’s focus on the long view has brought us the Malcolm Baldrige® National Quality Award®, the European Quality Award®, the British Quality Award and the Canadian Quality Award. We’ve been recognized eight times as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere® magazine. And six times, Milliken has appeared among FORTUNE® magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For.” All part of Milliken’s corporate philosophy of “Doing Good” above all else.